03 December 2016

The Imperial Presidents From the Fall of the American Republic

“An imbalance between rich and poor is the oldest and most fatal ailment of all republics.”


"And I'll leave you with one set of numbers that I found today, which is just an absolute for this whole thing. In 2015, Wall Street Bonuses, not regular compensation, bonuses, seven years after they were bailed out with the public purse, totaled $29.4 billion dollars.

Total compensation paid to every single person in this country who makes minimum wage totaled $14 billion...

The era of neo-liberalism is over. The era of neo-nationalism has just begun."

Mark Blyth

“There may be thunder in Europe but it is in America the lightning will fall.”

Ambrose Bierce